Lieutenant Colonel Matt Adamczyk graduated from the United States Military Academy in June 2001 and commissioned into the Infantry.
Lieutenant Colonel Adamczyk served in a variety of assignments from Platoon Leader to Battalion Commander deploying over thirty-six months in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, and Operation Resolute Support/Operation Freedom's Sentinel.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (with two oak leaf clusters), Meritorious Service Medal, Senior Parachutist Badge, Ranger Tab, and the Combat Infantryman Badge.
As a General Downing Scholar, Lieutenant Colonel Adamczyk pursued a Masters in International Affairs at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, concentrating on international security policy and organisations.
He is married to the former Emily Azukas and they have three children.